Local organisations can apply for funding to organise local projects that improve access to food and provide sustainable solutions to food poverty.
A £1.5 million Fund has opened for applications from local charities and community organisations across the UK that are working to support vulnerable communities affected by food poverty and connect them with the support they need.
The funding is for sustainable food poverty programmes which address any of the following issues:
The types of programmes that can be supported include
The grant amount that organisations can apply for depends on the local area where the applicant organisation operates but most grants will be in the £2,000 to £10,000 range. Larger grants may be made available for organisations that are covering a larger geographic area or are leading on a coordinated partnership response.
The deadline for applications is 13 November 2020.